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More troops deployed as Canada braces for worse flooding

2017-05-07 22:29

With heavy rains persisting and waters still rising over much of waterlogged eastern Canada, the nation's military has tripled the number of troops urgently working to evacuate thousands of residents.

Canadian trucker arrested in Texas for fatal crash

2017-04-26 08:27

A Canadian is facing charges alleging he fled the scene of a fatal Montana crash involving a semitrailer loaded with wood and a minivan.

Huge Canada child sex ring bust

2017-04-22 07:59

Police in Toronto have announced the arrests of more than 100 men accused of using the internet to solicit sex with minors.

Climate change redirects Canadian river

2017-04-19 16:06

The retreat of one of Canada's largest glaciers has changed the flow of a northern river in just four days and altered the habitat.

Canada unveils legislation to legalize cannabis

2017-04-13 21:19

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government has unveiled legislation to fully legalize marijuana, making Canada only the second country to do so, after Uruguay.

Trudeau leads Battle of Vimy 100-year commemoration

2017-04-09 17:01

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has led commemorations for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge in France.

Ford recalls 570 000 cars globally fire risk, door latch trouble

2017-03-30 09:29

Ford is recalling more than 570 000 vehicles in North America and Europe to fix separate problems that can cause engine fires and doors to fly open unexpectedly.

Drunk pilot in Canada pleads guilty to being impaired

2017-03-22 06:08

A pilot who passed out in a cockpit before a scheduled flight in Canada has pleaded guilty to being impaired while in control of an aircraft.

Canada limits recreational drone use

2017-03-17 06:08

Canada has announced limits on the use of drones for recreation following a surge in the number of incidents.

Winter storm paralyses eastern Canada

2017-03-15 17:13

A blizzard tracking north from the United States has caused pile-ups and school closures as heavy snows and winds paralysed eastern Canada.

 

Walrus, caribou face extinction in Arctic

2017-05-02 21:01

Both Atlantic walrus and eastern migratory caribou are at risk of extinction in Canada's Arctic, a panel of experts has warned.

Canadian needs sex prank to get off golf mailing list

2017-04-22 14:10

A Canadian man sent out invitations to a fake swingers' sex party in a desperate attempt to get himself removed from a New Zealand golf club's mailing list.

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WATCH: The 15-story iceberg causing a stir in Canada

A small Canadian town has become a sudden and unlikely tourist hot spot, all thanks to a massive iceberg.

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Photo of mock IED found at Toronto airport released

2017-04-17 21:04

US customs officials have released a photo of a mock improvised explosive device that led to delays at Toronto's Pearson International Airport.

Canada snow slide kills five

2017-04-10 06:22

Five climbers from South Korea fell to their deaths from a snow ledge that gave way near Vancouver.

Drunk pilot sentenced to 8 months in jail in Canada

2017-04-03 19:11

An airline pilot who was so drunk he appeared to pass out in the cockpit before takeoff has been sentenced to eight months in jail in Canada.

Canada, France issue stamps to commemorate WWI

2017-03-24 06:09

Canada and France will issue postage stamps commemorating the battle of Vimy Ridge, a century after Canadians captured the area in a key World War I offensive.

Researchers plan manned 2018 expedition to Titanic

2017-03-19 19:22

Researchers are planning what they say is the first manned submersible expedition to the Titanic since 2005.

Dutchman wanted in Canada sentenced to 11 years for cyberbullying

2017-03-16 18:12

A man wanted in Canada for alleged involvement in online abuse has been sentenced to nearly 11 years in prison by a Dutch court for cyberbullying dozens of young girls and gay men

South African born judge resigns over rape comments

2017-03-10 12:13

A South African born judge who asked a sexual assault complainant in a trial why she couldn't keep her knees together is resigning from the bench.

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